Uasin Gishu County

County Headquarters: Eldoret

Population

Population: 894,179 (2009 Census)

Social

It is cosmopolitan with Kalenjin is the dominant tribe.

Economic

The economy is dominated by agriculture and is one of the largest contributors to food security in Kenya. Wheat, maize and dairy are the leading farming activities.

 

Political

The current governor is Jackson Kiplagat Mandago.

 

Uasin Gishu County Constituencies

The county has 6 constituencies:

  • Ainabkoi
  • Kapsaret
  • Kesses
  • Moibei
  • Soi
  • Turbo